The General Membership Meeting of the Asia Cohort Consortium (ACC) was held in Fukutake Hall at the University of Tokyo November 9th and 10th. Over 80 researchers from 10 countries attended the meeting, discussing and updating ongoing and future research topics. Attendees gained useful insights on methods to improve their current research, cohorts, and future directions to innovative and collaborative studies.
The ACC was created in an effort to understand the relationship between genetics, environmental exposures and the etiology of diseases [...]
The first weekend of the Global Health Entrepreneurship Program 2015 was a huge success. On Saturday, over 20 students from nine countries and eight universities engaged in an interactive team-building workshop on communication facilitated by Lumina Learning. In the afternoon Dr. Kurokawa and Prof. Shibuya introduced the students to new themes in global health and innovation. On Sunday, Mayuka Yamazaki’s Design Thinking Workshop guided the students on a journey of exploration.
The Global Health Policy Department of the University of Tokyo is pleased to announce the second year of the Global Health Entrepreneurship (GHE) Program, a hands-on, workshop-based program for those with a passion for global health. As a part of the University of Tokyo’s EDGE Program (sponsored by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Education) to foster social entrepreneurship through innovative teaching methods, the GHE Program takes leadership education to a new level by emphasizing [...]
ORCID Regional Director, Nobuko Miyairi, will introduce ORCID and help participants set up an account. As a non-profit organization, ORCID works with its member organizations to provide interoperable, persistent identifiers for researchers and all contributors in the scholarly community. ORCID is an infrastructure to provide digital connections between a variety of systems such as researcher profile services, journal publishers, manuscript submission systems, institutional repositories, grant management systems, and more. This is an open seminar.
Date: November 20, 2015 (14:00-15:30)